Halopsis ocellata A. Agassiz, 1865b

Otto M. P. Oliveira, Thaís P. Miranda, Enilma M. Araujo, Patricia Ayón, Cristina M. Cedeño-Posso, Amancay A. Cepeda-Mercado, Pab, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 145

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Halopsis ocellata A. Agassiz, 1865b


Halopsis ocellata A. Agassiz, 1865b 

Remarks: Pagès & Orejas (1999) considered this medusa as a bipolar species, but either the Colombian records are incorrect or it is not bipolar sensu stricto.

Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Colombia to Chile, from 6.36°N to 5.50°N, from 41.5°S to 55.84°S in the Patagonian interior waters (Cely & Chiquillo 1993; Pagès & Orejas 1999; Palma et al. 2007a p. 70, 2007b p. 74, 78, 80, 2014a; Villenas et al. 2009; Bravo et al. 2011); Atlantic Ocean, Argentina, from 40°S to 42.25°S, from 51°S to 54.84°S, and at Malvinas (Falkland) Islands (Kramp 1957; Pagès & Orejas 1999; Genzano et al. 2008a; Guerrero et al. 2013).